• PEOPLE NAME: CHUVASH OF TAJIKISTAN

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PEID: 24502

ROP: 102226

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Affinity Group: European Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Turkic Peoples

People Cluster: Ural-Siberian

Language: Chuvash - (chv)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Eastern Orthodoxy

Country: Tajikistan

Also found in: Kazakhstan; Russia; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan

Population: 4,900

Global Population: 1,476,400


PEID: 24502

ROP: 102226

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Chuvash of Tajikistan, numbering 4,900, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Ural-Siberian people cluster within the Turkic Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,476,400 in 5 countries. Their primary language is Chuvash. The primary religion practiced by the Chuvash is Orthodox Christianity, a branch of Christianity that includes Copts, the Assyrian Church of the East, Eastern Orthodox Churches and Oriental Orthodox Churches.


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